How to Reclaim Your Pet
To reclaim an animal in custody of Cabarrus County Animal Control you must provide:
- A valid ID
- Payment for all fines and fees
- Proof of rabies vaccination
Acceptable payment methods include: cash, credit card and local personal checks.
Dog Fines and Fees:
Fines for violation of the leash law in section 10-6 of the Animal Control Ordinances, the fines are:
- 1st offense - $50
- 2nd offense - $150
- 3rd offense - $250
Cat Fines and Fees:
There is no leash law on cats, so there is no fine. However, you must pay boarding and vaccination fees.
$10 per day per animal
$10 for dogs
$5 for cats
$10 rabies vaccine
Vaccinations administered case by case.